Inspired by Khaled Hosseini’s book the Kite Runner, students from Hillsdale High School in San Mateo annually stage this festival/carnival for kids ages 3-9. Here you can make kites, do arts and crafts, play carnival games, jump in a bouncy house and more. Hillsdale students are promoting literacy and raising funds for Afghani schools through Afghans4Tomorrow.com.
What: Kite Festival
Where: Hillsdale High School, 31st Avenue & Alameda de las Pulgas in San Mateo
When: October 18-19 from 10 am. to 4:00 p.m.